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Septic business is hopping in a winter with freeze-thaw cycles, little snow cover for lines
The changing nature and decline of local butcher shops
Fledgling scientists strut their stuff
Cody’s Corner: One great dog; hundreds that need help
Fischer wins all-around title in dual with LP-GE
Panthers drop third section game in a row
Baumgartner wins title, Dravis surpasses 100 career victories
Nevis girls top Mustangs
Verndale defeats Braves
DELORES JEAN MAKELA
CHARLES "CHUCK R. BURNS
DELMAR E. MARQUARDT
CLARENCE A. NELSON
GERALD "JERRY" W. JOHNSON
Basic Business Cents: New tricks to market your business online: It pays off!
First Responders on path to success after rough times
Legion Christmas dinner raises $3,000 for Salvation Army
Toys For Boys is an institution for memorabilia collectors
Guest speaker shares strategies for arts center
Nevis graduate returns to hometown on album tour
Park Rapids’ One-Act Play advances to sections
Snowmobile race returns this weekend
State AIS battle seeing progress
Monarch butterfly count rises slightly as conservationists warn of extinction
Rescued loon dies of lung ailment
Letter: Opposition to Sandpiper pipeline
Letter: Pipeline spill could have repercussions
Editorial: How to prevent a fire tragedy
Letters: Enbridge responds to pipe yard letter
Editorial: It’s tax season: Here’s a few tips to assist
Cody’s Corner: Briards are great dogs
July 8, 2013
Dilworth man loses two fingers to fireworks
VERGAS, Minn. – A Dilworth man lost two fingers in a fireworks accident Friday, according to a release from the Otter Tail County Sherriff’s Office. Jason Holweger, 25, was reloading a two-inch wide cannon-style firework around 10:30 p.m. Friday night near Vergas. While he...
news / region
July 8, 2013 - 8:47am
May 12, 2012
Fourth fireworks fund drive launched
The annual Fourth of July fireworks celebration at Red Bridge Park is in need of donations. The fireworks show is not free and no tax dollars...
news / local
May 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
Fireworks probe could lead to charges in death of Fargo man
FARGO - The investigation into how Jesse Burley obtained the strictly regulated fireworks that killed him July 4 could possibly lead to criminal charges. "Would it be nice? Yes," Fargo police Lt. Joel Vettel said of the prospect of a prosecution in connection with Burley's death....
July 12, 2011 - 6:50am
July 6, 2011
Eyewitness describes horrific Fourth of July fireworks accident that decapitates Fargo man
FARGO - An eyewitness here says a Fourth of July fireworks accident decapitated a Fargo man Monday night. Police identified the victim as Jesse...
July 6, 2011 - 6:54am
July 5, 2011
UPDATED: Man dies in apparent fireworks accident in north Fargo
Police say it appears a Fourth of July accident involving fireworks caused the death of man Monday night in north Fargo. Sgt. Chris Helmick said officers were called at 9:27 p.m. to 3512 Kelly St. N.
July 5, 2011 - 7:44am
June 8, 2011
Funding needed for Fourth of July fireworks show in Park Rapids
This year's Fourth of July fireworks show will be bigger and better than ever, according to organizers. With a bigger and better show, however, comes the need for more funding. The fireworks show is held at Red Bridge Park overlooking Fish Hook River. The fireworks show is not...
news / local
June 8, 2011 - 1:00pm
July 7, 2010
Men injured in Cass Lake after fireworks explode on boat
Three men were injured Saturday evening in a boat accident involving fireworks. According to a report by the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: Deputies at about 10 p.m. responded to Break on the Lake Resort on Cass Lake in response to a report of a fireworks explosion on a boat. The...
July 7, 2010 - 3:21pm
July 3, 2010
Use caution when lighting fireworks this weekend
If planning to use fireworks this weekend, be careful and make sure the conditions aren't unfavorable. Park Rapids Fire Chief Donn Hoffman...
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July 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
June 23, 2010
Bigger Fourth of July fireworks show needs additional funds
This year's Fourth of July fireworks show will be bigger and better than ever, according to organizers. With a bigger and better show, however, comes the need for more funding. The fireworks show is held at Red Bridge Park overlooking Fish Hook River. "We're a little bit less...
news / local
June 23, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 7, 2009
Fireworks go haywire in Tofte
Tofte Township's fireworks display Saturday resulted in a mad scramble through woods and some leaps into Lake Superior to escape an accidental...
July 7, 2009 - 6:22am
July 1, 2009
Park Rapids Rotary Club tops fund raising goal
Fund raising efforts for the Park Rapids fireworks show exceeded expectations. The goal was to raise $20,000 and so far $25,885 has come in. Alan Zemek, Rotary Club member and fireworks fund raising coordinator said he hoped people would step up but with the economy, he wasn't...
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July 1, 2009 - 1:01pm